Migration and Social Protection

Claiming Social Rights Beyond Borders

  • Rachel Sabates-Wheeler
  • Rayah Feldman

Part of the Rethinking International Development Series book series (RID)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Frameworks

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Rachel Sabates-Wheeler, Rayah Feldman
      Pages 3-35
    3. Tendayi Bloom, Rayah Feldman
      Pages 36-60
    4. Ian MacAuslan, Rachel Sabates-Wheeler
      Pages 61-87
  3. Policies and Policy Spaces

  4. Case Studies

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 283-292

About this book


The growing scale of international migration has reshaped the debate on the social rights and social protection available to people outside their countries of origin. This book uses conceptual frameworks, policy analysis and empirical studies of migrants to explore international migrants' needs for and access to social protection across the world.


Access to health care care environment migration mobility Nation nationalism Policy social security Transnational

Editors and affiliations

  • Rachel Sabates-Wheeler
    • 1
  • Rayah Feldman
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Development StudiesSussexUK
  2. 2.Department of Arts and Human SciencesLondon South Bank UniversityUK

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